Welcome to AHFSL WADDL
The Avian Health and Food Safety Laboratory (AHFSL) is a branch of the Washington Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (WADDL) and is strategically located in Puyallup, WA at the WSU Puyallup Research & Extension Center. The state-of-the-art laboratory provides comprehensive testing services for all avian species, including necropsy, bacteriology, mycology, virology, serology and DNA testing. Additionally, AHFSL offers comprehensive microbiological food safety testing for both pathogens and indicator/spoilage organisms in a wide range of product types. Our staff is trained to provide quality and timely services and is dedicated to WADDL’s mission.
Congratulations to our four new Board Certified Veterinary Pathologists
Congratulations to Laura Chen, WADDL-AHFSL branch chief and VMP assistant professor; Lindsay Fry, research veterinary medical officer, USDA ARS; Laura Williams, clinical instructor, WADDL and VMP; and Liam Broughton-Neiswanger, VMP and VCS; on their successful completion of Phase 2 of the American Association of Veterinary Pathologist’s (ACVP) certifying examination. The four are now Board Certified Veterinary Pathologists.
Avian Health and Food Safety Lab
2607 W Pioneer
Puyallup WA 98371-4900
Fully accredited by the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians